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Painting/Carving and Sewing...OH MY!

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 Kept Busy December 2020 making gifts for my family  - social distance Christmas ...even the face presents had masks this year! Items in color are links to the photos! Click to see more... Painting Projects: Aquarium Collection 22 Tin Cups Refreshed Cutting Boards Carving Projects: #Craftaholic Wall Hanging Guitar Holder Sewing Projects: Bandana's For "Bear" "Cards" Towel Set Food: Chili Spice Blend Gift

Ruth Chili Blend Made - check!

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 Working on Christmas Gifts - some of my Chili Spice Blend made and ready to give! Check out my recipe HERE (and my fast easy way to make chili!) Yep - I painted the bottles!

Blanket Stitch Hot Pads

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 Learned to do a "blanket" stitch and applied it to a set of hot pads from Costco Also painted some wooden spoons...so fun - a way to spend the time!

Fireplace Bellows

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 This is my first free paint - totally my idea and what I wanted to paint - getting there! Check out my painting page for all my other things I've been playing with!

One to keep....One to give away...

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The one I'm giving away: Bench for my daughter....Click HERE for more info/views: The one I'm keeping: Black Walnut side table with maple legs (matches the sofa table and coffee table I made previously... Click  HERE  for more info/views

King Quilt Top Done!

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 Click HERE for more views and info on my quilt!

Eat...Ski...Sleep...Repeat

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 A new sign for my son - carved and stained

Copper/Steel Coffee/Wine Glasses Done!

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 I've had my eye on these glasses for awhile - and I finally got them and then added my own flair by painting them.  Each one is unique so everyone knows which glass is theirs! Fall Deer Family in the woods Nordic Skier Snowshoeing Stargazing Roasting Marshmallows Standup Paddle Boarding

My Garden is my Happy Place

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  Gift for my Sister-in-Law who loves to garden.  Click HERE for how it looked like with the carving before it was painted.

Canister Set - Done!

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Working on my oil painting skills!  All for my future "coffee bar" area!